A judge has committed a former Dane County sheriff’s deputy with Lou Gehrig’s disease to a mental health institution after a jury earlier found he was not legally responsible for killing his wife and sister-in-law.
What started as a winter vacation getaway turned into a struggle to survive for a Minnesota deputy.
Last month, 39-year-old Jeff Edwards was vacationing with his girlfriend and other friends in Ixtapa, Mexico. While swimming in the ocean, he got caught in a wave and was slammed into the ocean floor.
A Carvery County deputy and another driver were injured in a head-on collision late Thursday evening. According to the sheriff’s office, the crash happened at about 9 p.m. on County State Aid Highway 11 near 4th Street in Carver.
A Stearns County deputy made an unexpected – and expensive — discovery Friday. The deputy was on patrol heading northbound on County Road 3, south of County Road 131 in Brockway Township. At around 4:15 p.m., the deputy noticed a lot of cash blowing in the breeze just south of the intersection.
Prosecutors have charged a former Wisconsin sheriff’s deputy with killing his wife and sister-in-law last week. Dane County District Attorney Ismael Ozanne filed two charges of first-degree intentional homicide against Andrew Steele on Friday. Steele would face mandatory life in prison if he’s convicted.
A Fitchburg police lieutenant says charges are likely early this week against a recently retired Dane County sheriff’s deputy accused of fatally shooting his wife and sister-in-law. Lt. Todd Stetzer says Andy Steele is being treated at a hospital for injuries consistent with a suicide attempt.
A prosecutor has cleared a Douglas County sheriff’s deputy involved in a February shootout with two suspects who later died in a murder-suicide. Douglas County Attorney Chad Larson said Wednesday that Deputy Dustin Alexander’s use of force was “clearly justified.”
The vest of northern Minnesota sheriff’s deputy caught a bullet for him Tuesday morning, officials say, when he was shot in the back by the older brother of the teenager he was arresting.
The suspects found deceased after a Douglas County officer-involved shooting Monday have been identified and authorities now believe it to be a murder-suicide.
Authorities say a sheriff’s deputy resuscitated a baby on the hood of his squad car along a Milwaukee County interstate.
A 56-year-old old man was seriously injured Thursday after he pulled out in front of a Ramsey County deputy’s squad car.
A 69-year-old man in a Santa suit was arrested for drunken driving after authorities say he struck a Dane County Sheriff’s deputy who was directing traffic.
A Pine County sheriff’s deputy faces six felony counts for allegedly stealing narcotics while on duty, according to court documents filed Wednesday.
There’s now a settlement in the case of a LeSueur County Sheriff’s Deputy who shot and killed a man wearing only a swimsuit.
A Minnesota judge has sentenced a man to more than two years in prison for threatening a Cass County sheriff’s deputy.
Officers are investigating after a man reportedly assaulted a Washington County sheriff’s deputy Thursday evening.
A Pipestone County sheriff’s deputy is on standard administrative leave after he shot and wounded a man during a confrontation at a home in Pipestone.
The Ramsey County Sheriff’s Office says it suffered a “devastating loss” when one of its deputies died unexpectedly Monday morning.
A Le Sueur County sheriff’s deputy is facing a wrongful death lawsuit after fatally shooting a man he confronted about his driving.
The sheriff of Winona County says the man fatally shot by a deputy last week did not have a gun.
Jurors have “dry-fired” the handgun used in the fatal shooting of a Mahnomen County sheriff’s deputy.
A man accused of killing a Mahnomen County sheriff’s deputy goes on trial Monday.
A Beltrami County sheriff’s deputy was taken to the hospital after being attacked by a dog over the weekend.
The name of a Mahnomen County sheriff’s deputy who was fatally wounded on duty will be added to the Law Enforcement Memorial in the nation’s capital next month.
A Stearns County sheriff’s deputy was allegedly assaulted by an 18-year-old St. Augusta man after the deputy tried to impound the man’s ATV.